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Convert #eps to #pdf with transparent background. #linux

Convert #eps to #pdf with transparent background. #linux Making transparent PDFs in Linux Just documenting this again, so I don’t forget it, and it might help others too. Specifically, how to make a PDF with transparency, using ImageMagick, so that it can be used as a stamp for PDFTK. This requires a PNG with transparency […]

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The +Acer #travelmate B117 is not only available with (Linpus) #linux and a good #chromebook replacement…

The +Acer #travelmate B117 is not only available with (Linpus) #linux and a good #chromebook replacement...

The +Acer #travelmate B117 is not only available with (Linpus) #linux and a good #chromebook replacement, but also everything actually works out of the box in #ubuntu . Notably, it has a nice keyboard and a regular HDMI connector, which makes it a conference mate, too. Only downside is the touchpad which is a little […]

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Metadata cleaner for documents (including pdf), images, audio files, archives and even torrents. #linux…

Metadata cleaner for documents (including pdf), images, audio files, archives and even torrents. #linux MAT: Metadata Anonymisation Toolkit MAT is a toolbox composed of a GUI application, a CLI application and a library, to anonymize/remove metadata. Metadata. What is metadata? Metadata consists of information that characterizes data (e.g. Word documents, pictures, music files, etc). In […]

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A #linux #bash script to list consecutive duplicate words in plain text files. Very useful for #latex…

A #linux #bash script to list consecutive duplicate words in plain text files. Very useful for #latex . r~n check_repeats – find repeated words in your text file (e.g., LaTeX). Often times I do crippled copy’n’paste which results in formulations like ” the the text ” which is really hard to find during proof reading. […]

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#win10 having a #qrcode on #bsod   – another #linux ripoff.

#win10 having a #qrcode on #bsod   - another #linux ripoff.

#win10 having a #qrcode on #bsod   – another #linux ripoff. Displaying QR codes for kernel crashes [LWN.net] A proposal from Cong Wang to discuss the various mechanisms to store the kernel’s “dying breath” spawned a rather large thread on the ksummit-2012-discuss mailing list. While things like pstore were set up specifically to provide a […]

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Read what Bolivia has to do with your #wifi under #linux .

Read what Bolivia has to do with your #wifi under #linux .

Read what Bolivia has to do with your #wifi under #linux . Tips and Tricks to Get the Most out of Your Linux WiFi | Linux.com Jack explains how to get the most power and functionality out of your Linux wireless network connection. (View on Google+)

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#apotheon : unusual but interesting #gamedesign and available for #linux . My gamepad is getting antsy…

#apotheon : unusual but interesting #gamedesign and available for #linux . My gamepad is getting antsy...

#apotheon : unusual but interesting #gamedesign and available for #linux . My gamepad is getting antsy! Apotheon ● GOG.com About: The Gods of Olympus have abandoned humanity, leaving you to perish without their benevolence. Take up arms against the Gods, climb Mount Olympus, and take their divine powers for yourself to ensure mankind’s survival! Apotheon […]

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Useful #opensuse #linux post-install tips.

Useful #opensuse #linux post-install tips.

Useful #opensuse #linux post-install tips. 5 Things To Do After Installing OpenSUSE 13.2 Installed the latest openSUSE 13.2? Here is the list of tasks you require to perform. (View on Google+)

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An introduction (in german) to #octave by +freiesMagazin , a german #linux and #opensource webzine.

An introduction (in german) to #octave by +freiesMagazin , a german #linux and #opensource webzine. freiesMagazin 12/2014 Magazin rund um Linux und Open Source (View on Google+)

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With #HSA finally under #linux , scientic computing becomes more interesting on #AMD ‘s #kaveri and …

With #HSA finally under #linux , scientic computing becomes more interesting on #AMD 's #kaveri and #kabini #APU platforms ! [Phoronix] Upcoming Catalyst Linux Driver Offers HSA & VCE Support Phoronix is the leading technology website for Linux hardware reviews, open-source news, Linux benchmarks, open-source benchmarks, distribution screenshots, interviews, and computer hardware tests. (View on […]

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“Legend of Grimrock 2” is coming october 15th, #drmfree and for #linux , too. Awesome! #grimrock2

"Legend of Grimrock 2" is coming october 15th, #drmfree and for #linux , too. Awesome! #grimrock2

“Legend of Grimrock 2” is coming october 15th, #drmfree and for #linux , too. Awesome! #grimrock2 Legend of Grimrock There is a saying that one shouldn’t judge book by its cover. But hey, let’s be honest, everyone checks the cover first ;). That means that whether it’s a book cover, a movie poster or game […]

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Nice talk on #linux (game) #programming at #gdceurope  

Nice talk on #linux (game) #programming at #gdceurope  

Nice talk on #linux (game) #programming at #gdceurope   Advanced Linux Game Programming Presenter notes: https://www.dropbox.com/s/lq6oxuw1s3bhoun/Advanced%20Linux%20Game%20Programming%20%E2%80%93%20Presenter%20Notes.pdf Ever since the advent of SteamOS, interest in game development for Linux has seen an increase. This lecture aims to address some more advanced issues encountered by programmers on this platform, beyond the very basic Linux setup, and drawing […]

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why #microsoft , why did you decommission your #linux comparison page? But no worries, the internet …

why #microsoft , why did you decommission your #linux comparison page? But no worries, the internet archive still has a copy for everybody to read! Pro-Tip: remove the (dead) link to the Linux comparison page from your other pages like: http://www.whymicrosoft.com/Pages/Compare-Microsoft.aspx Compare Microsoft vs. Linux ​​​Microsoft has built a comprehensive next-generation server platform that spans […]

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#gog now with #linux games! (my favorite “Legend of Grimrock” is in the initial wave too!)

#gog now with #linux games! (my favorite “Legend of Grimrock” is in the initial wave too!) GOG.com Now Supports Linux! GOG.com, the biggest DRM-Free online distribution platform, launches Linux support! 50+ games available, tarballs provided, Ubuntu and Mint supported. (View on Google+)

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Maybe in #linux kernel 3.17 there will be an #amd #hsa driver!

Maybe in #linux kernel 3.17 there will be an #amd #hsa driver! [Phoronix] AMD Publishes Open-Source Linux HSA Kernel Driver Phoronix is the leading technology website for Linux hardware reviews, open-source news, Linux benchmarks, open-source benchmarks, distribution screenshots, interviews, and computer hardware tests. (View on Google+)

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Go #linux !

Go #linux ! Symantec claims that their antivirus is rubbish It’s called “doing a Ratner”. Gerald Ratner jokingly said that his products are total crap. And that some of the earrings were “cheaper than an M&S prawn sandwich but probably wouldn’t last as long.”  As a result, the company… (View on Google+)

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